Niklas Hjalmarsson


NASHVILLE — Marian Hossa was looking for goal No. 30 in game No. 82. He got it early, he made it look fantastic and then he called it a night.


NASHVILLE — Well, it’s come down to this: Game 82, the regular-season finale for the Chicago Blackhawks, who will be heading to the postseason next week.


The mantra has been in place for the past three games: keep it simple, work for everything, crash the net, score any way you can on one end, give up as little as possible a


Johnny Oduya was a late scratch with a lower-body injury and David Rundblad was a late addition when the Chicago Blackhawks faced the Minnesota Wild here on Thursday night.


PITTSBURGH -- Marian Hossa and Teuvo Teravainen will play but Bryan Bickell will not as the Chicago Blackhawks face the Pittsburgh Penguins tonight at CONSOL Energy Center.